18 May 2006,
Price realised USD 14,400
USD 15,000 - USD 25,000
A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN SPECIMEN MARBLE AND SCAGLIOLA PANELS FORMING A
THE PANELS 18TH CENTURY
Comprising four panels, each within a white moulded frame and with central strapwork cartouches flanking a flowerhead, inlaid with various marbles including Siena, Verde Antico, and Diaspro di Sicilia, within a slate frame, restoration and replacements
36 in. (91.5 cm.) high, 57 in. (145 cm.) wide
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with Dino Levi, Florence, 1969.
Sir Arthur Gilbert, Los Angeles.
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
A.M. Massinelli, The Gilbert Collection, Hardstones, London, 2000, cat. 41, p. 124.
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